Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Active Weather Continues in the West; Potent Cold Front to Move Through the East this Weekend

A complex weather system will continue to bring active conditions over the Western U.S. through early Saturday, including more heavy snowfall through the Rockies. Farther east, a potent cold front will advance through the Ohio Valley Saturday, bringing rain and a few strong thunderstorms. As the front clears the east coast on Sunday, colder and gusty conditions will return. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Partly Cloudy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.6 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 17 Nov 12:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 50. South wind 9 to 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 4am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Low around 36. Windy, with a south wind 13 to 18 mph becoming west 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 4pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 50. South wind 9 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain before 4am, then rain and snow showers likely. Low around 36. Windy, with a south wind 13 to 18 mph becoming west 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 4pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 4am, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
12:37 pm EST Nov 17, 2017
1pm EST Nov 17, 2017-6pm EST Nov 23, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database